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Echo mask with five mouths

From the Nuxalk people of British Columbia, an “echo” mask of carved wood and pigment. It has a human face with a round mouth, and four separate additional mouths of various widths.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16 / 1109 A-E
Culture: Nuxalk
Locale: BC
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: A) L:38 W:27 [in CM]
Subject: ECHO
Acquisition Year: 1869-1890 [PURCHASE]
Donor: BOAS, FRANZ, PROF.

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